Vicki Lockwood's short story "The Long Ride" won Second Place in the Canadian Shorts 2017 writing contest. It appears in the book titled "Canadian Shorts" - A Collection of Short Stories, a celebration of Canada's 150th birthday. All proceeds from this project are donated to The Canadian Council for Refugees.
Vicki lives in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta where she is inspired by the natural beauty of the area. She likes to write stories that invoke an emotional connection with her characters who have various incidents and encounters with and in their Canadian surroundings.